A History of Christian Thought, Vol. 2: From Augustine to the Eve of the ReformationAbingdon Press - A treatment of the evolution of christian thought from the birth of Christ, to the early church, to the Apostles, to the great flowering of Christianity across the world. Beginning with augustine, volume 2 covers the flowering of Christian thought that characterized both the Latin West and the Byzantine East during the Middle Ages.
A History of Christian Thought, Vol. 3: From the Protestant Reformation to the Twentieth CenturyAbingdon Press - A treatment of the evolution of christian thought from the birth of Christ, to the early church, to the Apostles, to the great flowering of Christianity across the world. The final volume begins with the towering theological leaders of the Protestant Reformation and traces the development of Christian thought through its encounter with modernity.
The Story of Christianity, Vol. 1: The Early Church to the Dawn of the ReformationHarperOne - In the story of christianity: Volume 1, Justo L. With lively storytelling, the story of Christianity provides a fascinating and panoramic history of the dramatic events, colorful characters, and revolutionary ideas that shaped the first fifteen centuries of the church. From jesus’ faithful apostles to the early reformist john Wycliffe, including major events outside of Europe, González skillfully traces core theological issues and developments within the various traditions of the church, such as the Spanish and Portuguese conquest of the New World.
González, author of the highly praised three-volume History of Christian Thought, presents a narrative history of Christianity, from the Early Church to the Dawn of the Protestant Reformation. HarperOne. This updated and expanded edition incorporates recent archaeological discoveries about the life of Early Christian Communities, as well as important contemporary research revealing the significant role of women throughout the history of the church.
Readings in the History of Christian Theology, Volume 1, Revised Edition: From Its Beginnings to the Eve of the ReformationWestminster John Knox Press - This revised edition expands the work's scope with the addition of many new texts, especially those from the voices of women and others who have been marginalized from the theological tradition. William C. HarperOne. Illustrating the major theologians, controversies, and schools of thought, Readings in the History of Christian Theology is an essential companion to the study of church history and historical theology.
Excerpts are preceded by the editors' introductions, allowing the book to stand alone as a coherent history. This valuable resource brings together the writings of major theologians from the church's history for a new generation of students. Placher and derek nelson compile significant passages written by the most important Christian thinkers, from the early church through the Middle Ages, and up to the beginning of the sixteenth century.
The Early Church The Penguin History of the Church v. 1Penguin - HarperOne. Penguin. Examines the beginning of the Christian movement during the first centureis AD, and the explosive force of its expansion throughout the Roman world.
Women in the Early Church Fathers Of The ChurchMichael Glazier - Penguin. Elizabeth clark, a patristic scholar and founder of the Department of Religion at Mary Washington College, has drawn upon her depth of scholarship and linguistic ability to make available to an educated but nonspecialized readership an intriguing mosaic of opinions. America" HarperOne.
The First Seven Ecumenical Councils 325-787: Their History and Theology Theology and Life Series 21Michael Glazier - Penguin. This unique work - no other work yet available in English treats this subject - illustrates the contribution of these Councils in the development and formulation of Christian beliefs. It then shows how their legacies lingered throughout the centuries to inspire - or haunt - every generation. HarperOne.
A History of the Christian ChurchScribner - Penguin. Three scholars from union theological Seminary in New York have incorporated new historical discoveries and provided fresh interpretations of various periods in church history from the first century to the twentieth. The result is a thoroughly updated history which preserves the tenor and structure of Walker's original, unparalleled text.
Written by an eminent theologian, it combines in its narrative a rare blend of clarity, unity, and balance. Since publication of the first edition in 1918, A History of the Christian Church by Williston Walker has enjoyed outstanding success and recognition as a classic in the field. HarperOne. In light of significant advances in scholarship in recent years, extensive revisions have been made to this fourth edition.
The Story of Christianity, Vol. 2: The Reformation to the Present DayHarperOne - HarperOne. HarperOne. Penguin. From Justo L. Gonzalez, author of the acclaimed three-volume history of Christian Thought, The Story of Christianity Volume II: The Reformation to the Present Day is the fully revised and updated second volume of The Story of Christianity. Gonzalez’s astute scholarship, lucid prose, and impassioned focus tell the narrative history of Christianity, beginning with the Protestant Reformation of the sixteenth century and leading all the way up to present day.
Sex and Salvation: Virginity As A Soteriological Paradigm in Ancient Christianity: Virginity As A Soteriological Paradigm in Ancient ChristianityUniversity Press of America - In sex and salvation, apologies, pseudopigraphical and heterodox letters, epistles, author Roger Steven Evans gathers over thirty documents from early Catholic, and canon law that trace the importance of virginity in early Christianity. Evans contends that the sexual ethic established by early Christian authors has reverberated throughout the intervening centuries, and is still being felt in the post modern world of the 21st century.
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